Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
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Below is a list of available employment opportunities at the Convention Center. Click here to submit an online employment application.

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VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Updated: March 2, 2015

 

Technology – Full Time Technician 
Event Services – Senior Event Manager
Environmental Services- General Services Foreman
Guest Services Ambassador
Facility Services- Facility Attendant I
Technology- Part-time Technician
Public Safety-Public Safety Officer

 

Environmental Services- General Cleaning Foreman
Salary: Commensurate 

Opening Date: February 23, 2015
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:

The General Cleaning Foreman is responsible for overseeing the overall cleaning of the interior of the facility.  This individual shall monitor the cleanliness in the meeting room space, lobbies, service ways, office areas and food service areas to ensure that the facility is maintained in world-class condition. Qualifications:   Associate’s degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; and two to four years related experience and/or training in housekeeping in a convention, hotel and/or large multi-purpose facility preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Minimum of one year experience in a supervisory role desired.

 

Public Safety- Guest Services Ambassador
Salary: $14.62-$16.44
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
Opening Date: February 6, 2015
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:

The Guest Services Ambassador (also known as GSA) is responsible for providing excellent customer service and creating an exceptional experience to all guests of the MCCNO. The GSA must be able to effectively communicate information verbally and graphically (via MCCNO provided equipment) regarding the event, building, and the City of New Orleans. Additionally, it is the responsibility of the GSA to maintain the cleanliness, comfort, safety, and overall appearance of his/her assigned area. The GSA must be able to offer assistance to attendees throughout all areas of the MCCNO. The expression “Going above and beyond” is a normal operating standard for this position. The GSA reports to the Public Safety Department as well as the Event Services Department at times. This individual shall serve as a Public Safety Officer on non-event days. Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); two years security, safety and customer service related experience and/or training in the hospitality industry preferred. Certification in first aid and CPR desired. To perform this job successfully, the employee must have a basic proficiency in Microsoft Office, familiar with internet operations and have basic knowledge of iPad use.

 

Facility Services- Facility Attendant I
Salary: $11.78
FLSA Classification- Non- Exempt
Opening Date: December 19, 2014
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:

The Facility Attendant I is responsible for performing the duties necessary for general housekeeping and exhibit hall/meeting room set-ups for the New Orleans Morial Convention Center.
Qualifications:  High school diploma or general education degree (GED); one to three months related experience and/or training preferred.

 

Public Safety-Public Safety Officer
Salary: $12.69-$14.28
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
Opening Date: October 29, 2014
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:

The Public Safety Officer is responsible for performing duties associated with security, public safety, fire safety and emergency response in accordance with policies and procedures set by the New Orleans Morial Convention Center. This individual is responsible for protecting the building, personnel and guests against possible safety infractions and responds to and documents all incidents related to public safety. Qualifications:  High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Two years security, safety or law enforcement related experience and/or training preferred. Certifications in first aid and CPR desired.  This individual shall be able to work extended/irregular hours as necessary including nights, weekends and holidays, professionally interact with diverse groups of people in high pressure situations and have reliable transportation.

 

Technology- Part-time Technician
Salary: $14.38
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
Opening Date: September 30, 2014
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:

The Technology Technician is responsible for assisting in the installation, operation, maintenance and repair of all network related services for events as well as administrative staff of the New Orleans Morial Convention Center.  This individual works closely with full time technicians on show related installs and building projects and is responsible for all moves, adds or changes within the Technology Services Department.  Qualifications:  Associate’s degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; and one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Proficiency in Excel and Word required.   Certifications desired:   A+ and/or N+.

 

Event Services- Senior Event Manager
Salary:  Commensurate w/ Experience
FLSA Classification- Exempt
Opening Date:  February 26, 2015
Closing Date:  Open Until Filled

General Description:

The Senior Event Manager is responsible for assisting the Director and Assistant Director of Event Services in the arrangement, coordination and supervision of events held to ensure maximum client satisfaction and enhance and promote repeat business.  This individual shall lead the Event Services staff in the absence of the Director and Assistant Director.  Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university; or four to ten years related experience and/or training in event management in a convention center, large hotel or other large meeting facility in tier one and two cities; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  CMP preferred.  Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel required; Experience with Event Work Order software and AutoCAD preferred.  Experience in arenas, stadiums, theaters and amphitheaters a plus.  

 

Technology- Full-time Technician
Salary: $19.23-$21.64
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
Opening Date: March 2, 2015
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
 

General Description:

The Technology Technician is responsible for the installation, operation, maintenance and repair of all network related services for events as well as administrative staff of the New Orleans Morial Convention Center.  This individual works closely with part time technicians on show related installs and building projects and is responsible for all moves, adds or changes within the Technology Services Department. Qualifications:  Associate’s degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; and one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Certifications desired:   A+ and/or N+.

 

The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Human Resources Department
900 Convention Center Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone – (504) 582-3107
Email: careers@mccno.com



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